Holiday Trip in Ranikhet

Discover Nature's Gift with Ranikhet Holiday Packages

Set amidst dense forests of pine, oak and deodar, Ranikhet is a stunning cantonment town in the Almora district of Uttarakhand. Ranikhet tour is an ideal activity for people seeking to enjoy the serene & scenic beauty of nature. Far from the maddening crowd of cities, Ranikhet is the base for the Kumaon & Naga Regiment of Indian Army. Named after Rani Padmini, the city is blessed with splendid scenic grandeur and enjoys a salubrious climate all through the year. Due to abundance gifts of the nature, Ranikhet holiday packages are in very demand. People love to visit this destination to get glimpse of the blessings of nature.
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Things to Visit in Ranikhet

Snuggled amidst dense pine and deodar forest, Ranikhet offers a breathtaking and pristine charm to its visitors. On your Ranikhet trip, you get to enjoy tranquility and beauty that is unmatched and untouched. It offers several place to visit.

Jhula Devi Temple and Ram Mandir:
Jhula Devi Temple is one among the most ancient temples of Uttarakhand that dates back to 8th township of Ranikhet. The main deity of the temple is Goddess Durga. Ram Mandir is located above the Jhula Devi Temple. The main deity of this temple is Lord Rama. century AD. The temple is located at a distance of 7 km from the main
Rani Jheel:
It is a huge artificial lake, created between two natural ridges of Ranikhet - Canossa Convent School and Kendriya Vidyalaya. The lake was built by the Cantonment board, to harvest rain water.
Hairakhan Dham:
It is the ashram of Hairakhan Baba - a famous saint of the region. It is about 5 km away from the main township of Ranikhet. The ashram is a holy place visited by people of all religions.
Several View Points:
Ranikhet features diverse viewpoints to enjoy beautiful sunsets. Some popular amongst them are Machkhali (near woodvilla) and one located on the road leading from Jhoola Devi Temple to Bhargaon.
Kumaon Regimental Centre Museum and Memorial:
It is a must visit place in Ranikhet that was built as a symbol of bravery and ultimate sacrifice of army soldiers. The museum displays the rich and splendid heritage and customs of Kumaon Regiment.

Best Time to Visit Ranikhet

Ranikhet is a place that can be visited throughout the year and the complete year is the best time to visit it. Summer arrives in April and remains till June and temperature moves around 30°C to 8°C. This time, the valley becomes really pleasant. Winter months witness temperature between 3°C and 8°C. You can also expect snowfall in this season. Monsoon receives an average rainfall of 127 cm and the atmosphere becomes really pleasant.

How to Reach Ranikhet

If you are booking Ranikhet holiday packages, explore the options to reach there.
By Air
The nearest airport to Ranikhet is Pantnagar Airport at a distance of 120 km. From the airport, you can take private cabs and taxi on rent to reach your destination.
By Train
The nearest railway connectivity from Ranikhet is Kathgodam Railway station at a distance of about 80 km from the town. Regular bus and taxis on rent are available from Kathgodam to Ranikhet.
By Road
Ranikhet is well-connected with excellent network of roads through various destinations of Uttarakhand and nearby states. From Kathgodam, Ranikhet can be reached taking a state highway through Bhimtal, Bhowali and Khairna.
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